Volunteers play a vital role in Outback SA. Without the help of volunteers many communities would struggle to survive. Even if you have only a little spare time, consider rolling up your sleeves and pitching in. You and your community will be better off.

For more information contact our Community Development Officer Mark Shirley on Phone: (08) 8648 5970 or Feecall: 1800 640 542 (For the unincorporated areas only)

Screening Checks for Volunteers

From 1 November 2018, all Department of Human Services (DHS) screenings for volunteers, including volunteering with children and vulnearable people will be free.

Click here and here for more information.

Farina is located within the Lake Eyre Basin, on the old alignment of the Ghan railway, 26 km north of Lyndhurst and 55 km south of Marree along the Oodnadatta Track in South Australia. The town is no longer inhabited, but a small group is restoring parts of Farina to reflect its past and ensure that it is retained in the history of Australia's outback...